Occasionally, mistakes are made - and when they are, patients have a right to seek compensation.
When we need medical care, we place a great deal of trust in the professionals treating us. Occasionally, mistakes are made – and when they are, patients have a right to seek compensation.
If you have suffered as a result of a medical accident, a surgical error, a doctor’s misdiagnosis, delay in treatment, or any other mistake in your treatment, Gotelee’s team of expert lawyers can give you advice on what to do and help you make a claim.
We will take the time to understand your situation, provide you with support and help you through the process.
By making a claim, the compensation you could receive could help to deal with the consequences of an error, as well as helping to ensure that the same mistake isn’t repeated.
Medical Negligence claims can arise against all healthcare providers including consultants, surgeons, doctors, nurses, dentists, GPs, physiotherapists, midwives, opticians, clinical commissioning groups and NHS Trusts. It does not matter if you have been treated by the NHS or as a private patient. A claim may also arise against practitioners of cosmetic procedures such as botox, plastic surgery and cosmetic dentistry.
Our lawyers, based in Ipswich, Felixstowe, Hadleigh and Woodbridge, have a wealth of experience handling cases of this sort, and are experts in ensuring that our clients receive the right compensation for their injury and any losses they have incurred or may incur in the future.
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Tim Humpage leads the medical negligence team. He is a specialist in the field with over 20 years experience of handling difficult cases and high-value claims. Tim works with Diana Infanti, a solicitor, Chris Moffat and Sian Mullane fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives and Mark White, Chartered Legal Executive. The medical negligence team has a proven track record of representing clients in the specialist Clinical Negligence jurisdiction in the High Court and the County Court. To find out more about the team click here.
Tim and Chris are both APIL Accredited Clinical Negligence Specialist Lawyers. Chris is also a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel.
Gotelee Solicitors are a member of AvMA and The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
At Gotelee we understand the impact that a missed, or delayed diagnosis, medical malpractice or negligent treatment can have on a patient. All of our Medical Negligence lawyers are friendly, understanding and promise to give you clear advice.
One of our solicitors can meet you at our offices, your home or wherever is most convenient for you for a free initial appointment. In most cases, we are able to offer clients an insurance protected No-Win No-Fee agreement.
To find out more, call us on 01473 298125 or complete our online enquiry form and we will be happy to discuss your circumstances and how we can help you.
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